Monthly Archives: December 2009

Rosie being introduced

Hi Everyone, Do you remember Rosie? She is the baby chimp that arrived end of September 2009 and which had been rescued by Mrs Rosemarie RUF of the okapi Center in Epulu (Northern DRC). Because our quarantine facilities are full and because we still need funds to build more infrastructures, we decided to shorten Rosie’s […]

Santa’s bump

Hi Everyone, Just a few lines today to tell you Santa is doing a lot better and that the bump is fading. She can now open her eye easily and she’s playful again! Thanks for all your hugs, love and attention, Roxane

Season’s Greetings

Dear Friends, We are wishing you a Happy Festive Season and a Prosperous New Year… Thank You for following us, Thank You for helping us, Thank You for THEM! J.A.C.K.

Tough times again for baby Santa

Dear All, Remember, Santa is the baby chimp that nearly died last March. This time, we don’t really know exactly what happened as yesterday we found Santa with a swollen face early in the morning. There is a scar on the upper side of her eyebrow that Santa doesn’t want us to touch. We believe […]

the twins

Dear All, Yes, again, some pictures of the latest chimps handed over to J.A.C.K. We have named them ‘Bapu’ and ‘Pundu’ as in our local Swahili language “bapundu” means “twins”. Of course they aren’t twins. But we called them such way because they arrived together. Bapu is the female. She’s very quiet and likes to […]

the 3 recent newcomers

Dear All, First, Franck, the chimps of J.A.C.K. and myself wish to thank the very kind people who have donated on Wildlife Direct to help: Frances B. USD28.75   Gail S. USD11.00 Daniel R. USD230.00 Rebecca R. USD200.00 Kinzli C. USD210.00 Wanda H. USD28.75 Kara N. USD17.25 Isabelle V. USD23.00 Tanguy L. USD57.50 Kevin C. USD22.00 and […]

6 babies in about 6 weeks… slaughter continues !

Yes, Friends of J.A.CK.,   Can you believe this? 6 babies chimpanzees arriving at the J.A.C.K. Refuge in about 6 weeks? Rosie Elia Joma And also now TIKA BAPU & PUNDU … J.A.C.K. today takes care of… 29 orphans compared to 19 end 2008. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/xEyPtvWUPRg” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /] We really need your support! […]

A new facility thanks to your donations !!!

Dear Friends of J.A.C.K.,   It’s high time I introduced you the new double night enclosure that J.A.C.K. managed to start building thanks to our kind donors of Wildlife Direct, Facebook and the Sweden Chimpanzee Trust. J.A.C.K. today counts 26 young chimpanzees. The two night enclosures built last year helped us a lot but more […]